Heidi Marie Childress Burnham, 40, of Dyersburg, died Saturday, October 3, 2020 at
her residence. Born April 4, 1980, she is the daughter of Sandra Cooley and the late
Larry Childress. She was a beloved wife, mother and homemaker. She loved her sons
and family, country dancing, traveling, fishing and anything at all to do with water. Heidi
was a 1998 graduate of Dyersburg High School, where she excelled in basketball and
Celebration of Life services will be at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, October 11, 2020 in the Chapel
of Curry Funeral Home conducted by Bro. Danny O'Guin, Bro. Jeremy Robbins and Bro.
The family will receive friends beginning at 1:00 pm on Sunday at the funeral home.
She is survived by her husband, Sammy Burnham; two sons, Tyler Lawson and Jake
Holden, both of Dyersburg; three step-daughters, Brandi Duke (Ryan), Mandi Gilliland
(Brent), Samantha Burnham, all of Dyersburg; her mother, Sandra Cooley of Dyersburg;
her twin sister, Holly Fowler (Josh) of Newbern; two sisters, Kelly Williams (Dan), Leilani
Childress, both of Dyersburg; three brothers, Jamie McNeely (Tina), Jimmy Childress
(Tommie Sue), Bubba Childress, all of Dyersburg; nine step-grandchildren and lots of
nieces and nephews.
Cremation services are under the direction of Curry Funeral Home. We are privileged
and honored to serve the Childress and Burnham families. You may share your
condolences and your memories with the family at www.curryfuneral.com